Director of Horticulture
Alex graduated from Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences with a B.S. in Horticulture Science. During his time at Penn State, Alex self-funded multiple independent research projects examining different aspects of plant genomics for crop improvement and secondary plant metabolites and their effects on human health. He was a runner-up in Penn State’s Ag Springboard business competition and co-published “Inter-specific hybridization of Alnus rubra and Alnus rhombifolia: preliminary report of a new taxon and DNA marker resources for bioenergy feedstock production.” Alex has been cultivating cannabis professionally for 7 years, specializing in cultivation facility design and initiating cultivation operations for large-scale medical facilities. Previous horticulture experience included Apothecary Extracts, Liberty Cannabis, Coast to Coast Extracts, Canna Melts, and BlossOm Cannabis.